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    Difference between Phase-correcting P-coating and SWAROBRIGHT?

    Just out of curiosity, what is the difference between the two, Phase-correcting P-coating and SWAROBRIGHT? From EL series' product page, for example https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/product/1176824-REG/swarovski_32208_8x32_el_binocular_with.html both types of coating are mentioned: In...
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    Monarch HG 10x42 - How many ED elements?

    I wonder if anyone know how many ED element does Monarch HG use (per tube). I couldn't find anything on Nikon's website or various brochures. Some reviews say the objective lens is a doublet, for example: http://www.scopeviews.co.uk/NikonMonarchHG10x42.htm I guess only one element of the...
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    Any special glass (ED, fluoride, etc) used in CL series?

    Hello everyone, First time poster here. I am currently looking for my first binocular. I've done some research on the internet and now I am deciding between the CL companion 8x30 and the EL 8x32. In camera lenses usually the number of special glass elements used is an indicator of the optical...